Elinor Glyn, née Sutherland (17 October 1864 – 23 September 1943), was a British novelist and scriptwriter who specialized in romantic fiction which was considered scandalous for its time. She popularized the concept of It. Although her works are relatively tame by modern standards, she had a tremendous influence on early 20th-century popular culture and perhaps on the careers of notable Hollywood stars such as Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson and Clara Bow in particular (from Wikipedia).

High Noon

“High Noon” was published in 1909 by D. Appleton and Company as a new sequel to “Three Weeks” (1911).

One Day

“One Day” was published in 1909 by D. Appleton and Company as a sequel to “Three Weeks” (1907).

Three Things

“Three Things” was published in 1915 by D. Appleton and Company.

Beyond the Rocks

Elinor Glyn Beyond the Rocks Paperback editionDigital edition This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. The beautiful young Theodora Fitzgerald belongs to a family of a noble lineage whose fortunes have waned and who have lived in near poverty for most of her life. The book begins with her…

Halcyone

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. “Halcyone” was published in 1912. Elinor Glyn was a British novelist and screenwriter who worked for a long time in Hollywood as a producer and director. She created the erotic romance literary genre. In the Twenties of the twentieth century was one of the most prominent names of popular culture, especially in countries of the English-speaking area. She helped to create the myth of Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, and Clara Bow.

His Hour

Gritzko is a Russian nobleman and Tamara is the object of his desire. Elinor Glyn published this novel, also known as “When the Hour Came”, in 1910. This ebook contains a detailed biography including all the publications of the Author.

Man and Maid

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. 1922: Glyn, English novelist, whose best-selling romantic novels were once considered daring and slightly scandalous. Man and Maid begin: “February 1918. I am sick of my life, The war has robbed it of all that a young man can find of joy. I look at my mutilated face before I replace the black patch over the left eye, and I realize that, with my crooked shoulder, and the leg gone from the right knee downwards, that no woman can feel emotion for me again in this world. So be it-I must be a philosopher”. (extract from Goodreads).

Red hair

This ebook contains a detailed biography including all the publications of the Author. A free-spirited young girl has three middle-aged admirers, each of whom sees her from a completely different perspective. Unknown to her, they also happen to be the guardians of a wealthy young man to whom she is attracted. (extract from from Imbd).

The Career of Katherine Bush

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. “The Career of Katherine Bush” was published in 1916 by D. Appleton and Company. Elinor Glyn was a British novelist and screenwriter who worked for a long time in Hollywood as a producer and director. She created the erotic romance literary genre. In the Twenties of the twentieth century was one of the most prominent names of popular culture, especially in countries of the English-speaking area. She helped to create the myth of Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, and Clara Bow.

The man and the moment

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. “The man and the moment” was published in 1914 by D. Appleton and Company. Elinor Glyn was a British novelist and screenwriter who worked for a long time in Hollywood as a producer and director. She created the erotic romance literary genre. In the Twenties of the twentieth century was one of the most prominent names of popular culture, especially in countries of the English-speaking area. She helped to create the myth of Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, and Clara Bow.

The point of view

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. “The point of view” was published in 1913. Elinor Glyn was a British novelist and screenwriter who worked for a long time in Hollywood as a producer and director. She created the erotic romance literary genre. In the Twenties of the twentieth century was one of the most prominent names of popular culture, especially in countries of the English-speaking area. She helped to create the myth of Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, and Clara Bow.

The Reason Why

This ebook contains a detailed bibliography including all the publications of the Author. “The Reason Why” was published in 1911 by D. Appleton and Company. Elinor Glyn was a British novelist and screenwriter who worked for a long time in Hollywood as a producer and director. She created the erotic romance literary genre. In the Twenties of the twentieth century was one of the most prominent names of popular culture, especially in countries of the English-speaking area. She helped creating the myth of Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson and Clara Bow.

Three weeks

Paul Verdayne, wealthy English nobleman in his early twenties is caught embracing the parson’s daughter. His parents decide to send him away to France and then Switzerland. In Switzerland, he sees a woman referred to only as “the Lady”. The Lady is older, in her thirties. After several days of exchanging lustful glances, they actually meet. She invites him to her apartment where they share a sexual relationship for three weeks. Eventually, Paul learns that the Lady is actually the queen of a Russian dependency and that her husband, the king, is abusive towards her. She disappears after the titular three weeks and Paul is upset and returns to England. Paul later finds out that the Lady has given birth to their son. With his father’s assistance, he finds out the Lady’s identity; however, before they can meet again, she is murdered by her husband. Paul is upset and spends the next five years wandering around from country to country until he decides to make preparations to meet his son. (extract from Wikipedia).


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